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198156

Early USS CONSTITUTION 18th Century United States Navy 1798 Worcester Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374093615789

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 21, 1798 * USS Constitution * United States Navy * Recruiting seamen ad A great issue in U.S. Naval history as page 3 has an advertisement headed: "Frigate CONSTITUTION" noting in part: "...able-bodied and patriotic seamen are wanted for the  United States Frigate Constitution, Samuel Nicholson, Esq. Commander, for the term of 12 months...Those brave New England Seamen who are disposed to serve their Country are requested..." with other details.  Four pages, a repair near the spine, otherwise good condition. A terrific item from the very beginning of this fabled ship to become known as "Old Ironsides". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 24, 2022 08:19

$225.00
198134

Serial Killer RICHARD RAMIREZ Los Angeles Night Stalker SENTENCED 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394082806963

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 8, 1989 * Serial killer & rapist Richard Ramirez * Los Angeles area home invasion predator * "Night Stalker" sentenced to death The bottom of the front page has a small color photo of Ramirez with small heading: "Death For 'Stalker'" See image for brief text here. The bottom of the front page of section B has a one column heading: "Ramirez Must Die, 'Stalker' Judge Decides" with subhead and another photo of Ramirez. (see) Great to have in this Los Angeles publication. Rare as such. Complete with all sections (100+ pages), nice condition.

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:31

$117.00
198133

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination POLAND Jews NAZIS Atrocities 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374087595907

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill):  “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1944 * Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public * Nazi-occupied Poland exterminations * Mention of the infamous "gas vans" Page 8 has an article headed: "SOVIET SAYS NAZIS MURDERED 102,000" "Civilians and War Prisoners Killed Near Rovno, Poland, Commission Charges" See photos for coverage on the atrocities in Nazi-occupied Poland. Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the holocaust was just being kno... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:30

$98.00
198132

ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION John Wilkes Booth at Ford's Theater 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374087595635

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AUBURN DAILY ADVERTISER & UNION, New York, April 15, 1865   * Abraham Lincoln assassination (1st report) * Ford's Theater - John Wilkes Booth An exciting issue reporting the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, as inside pages have various dispatches as the news was received at the printing office. Page 2 begins with a report from the editor headed: "Assassination of President Lincoln" beginning: "We are overwhelmed with range shocking intelligence of the assassination of President Lincoln...Discovered documents indicate that it was a conspiracy intended to have been executed on the fourth of March...We can imply no words at all adequate to express either our indignation at the instigators and perpetrators of this foul d... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:30

$395.00
198131

War of 1812 ARMY DESERTERS James Madison Pardon Proclamation 1812 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394082804106

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Oct. 22, 1812 * War of 1812 deserters * James Madison pardon The first column is taken up with 3 Acts of Congress as well as: "A Proclamation" headed with an engraving of a heraldic eagle, concerning the granting of a full pardon for those who have deserted from the Army. Each is signed in type by the President: James Madison. Page 2 includes: "Western Army" and: "War Events". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:25

$37.00
198130

4 JOHN C. FREMONT Western Expedition Rocky Mountains Exploration 1845 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374087588553

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., a set of four issues dated August 19, 21, 26 & 28, 1845 containing the text of: "Captain Fremont's Second Exploring 'Expedition" to the West. * John C. Fremont * Western expedition During the years of 1842–54 Fremont personally led and directed five western expeditions. This set of issues details his lengthy report on the second expedition (1843-4), to the interior of the Rockies and the Pacific Coast including northern, southern, central, and eastern Utah as well. Great to have this extremely lengthy & detailed report in this famous title from the nation's capital. Each complete in 4 pages, the issue of the 28th has an irregular bottom margin not affecting any text,... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:24

$76.00
198129

African Explorer DAVID LIVINGSTONE I Presume Henry Morton Stanley 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374087588048

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO TIMES, July 18, 1872   * Dr. David Livingstone found * Henry Morton Stanley The back page begins with column heads on the famed African Explorers Stanley & Livingstone: "STANLEY'S STORY" "The Great African Explorer and the Great American Reporter" "Stanley's Own Account of His Interview with Livingstone" "The Discoverer Narrates the Varied Experiences of His Strange Life" with more. The very detailed report takes 2 1/2 columns and has many subheads including; "Stanley  enters the Town Flying the American Flag" "Stanley & Livingstone Face To Face" "The Meeting" "The First Day with Livingstone". And within the text is one of the more notable utterances of the 19th century: "...when I first caught sight of h... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:24

$158.00
198128

REPUBLICAN PARTY IS BORN w/ John C. Fremont President Nomination 1856 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394082803719

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 19, 1856 * Republican Party is formed * John C. Fremont nomination * 1st nominated for United States president  A very historic issue for the Republican party as it reports their first Presidential nominee, John Fremont. The newly created political party held the prohibition of slavery as the principal issue of their platform. The top of page 4 has a nice print of: "Col. John Charles Fremont" with the following text, taking a full column then carrying over to taking the entirety of page 5. It is headed: "THE PEOPLES' CONVENTION" "The Platform" "Col. J. C. Fremont Nominated for President" and other heads on page 5: "The Nomination" and "After the Nomination" among others. Of significance is t... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:24

$237.00
198127

SPACE SHUTTLE COLUMBIA Spaceflight Atmospheric Entry DISASTER 2003 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394082803269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TUCSON CITIZEN, Arizona, EXTRA, Feb. 1, 2003  The front page announces one of the more tragic events in U.S. space history with: "SHUTTLE BREAKS UP; Seven aboard Columbia dead" with subhead and photo. Complete 1st section with pages 1-10, very nice condition.

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:23

$27.00
198126

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal KIDNAPS Grace Budd1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394082802993

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 1928  * Albert Fish kidnaps Grace Budd * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart * About to make history * Airplane "Friendship" Page 27 has a one column heading: "DEATH HINT SPURS HUNT FOR BUDD GIRL" with subheads. (see) Less than 13 months after Charles Lindbergh's heralded accomplishment, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to achieve the feat. The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "FRIENDSHIP FAILS THRICE TO TAKE OFF" with subheads. (see) Weather would delay her from finishing the journey for more than a week. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. ... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:22

$52.00
198098

Rare WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Female Movement Clara Bewick Colby 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085543472

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WOMAN'S TRIBUNE, Washington, D.C., Jan. 26, 1901 * Carrie Nation wrecks saloons * Rare publication - Women's suffrage Their motto in the masthead: "Equality Before The Law". This was the country's leading women's suffrage publication having begun in Beatrice, Nebraska, before moving to Washington, D.C. Published by Clara Bewick Colby, a women's rights activist & suffragist leader, she was a war correspondent during the Spanish-American War, the first woman to be so recognized. As would be suspected the content is primarily focused on women's rights and suffrage including an interesting front page article concerning Carrie Nation. It begins: "Mrs. Carrie Nation of Medicine Lodge, Kansas, who has undertaken to stop ... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:39

$59.00
198097

Rare & Early 18th Century LONDON England 1731 Old UK Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081629031

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FOG'S WEEKLY JOURNAL, London, Nov. 20, 1731  * Rare 18th century publication A quite rare title from England with a very early date. Various news of the day both from England and the rest of Europe. Four pages, 9 3/4 by 12 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:38

$44.00
198096

Very Rare LA GRANDE Union County OREGON 19th Centruy 1899 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085541663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LA GRANDE DAILY CHRONICLE, Union County, Oregon, Nov. 6, 1899 * Very rare publication  Although the term "rare" can be tossed around by some rather casually, it truly applies to this newspaper. There are no holdings of this newspaper in any American institution. One library has microfilm issues only.  Four pages. Never bound nor trimmed, a printing error to the right sides affects 2 articles, rubbing to some folds on the back leaf.

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:37

$155.00
198095

IBN SAUD Abdulaziz Saudi Arabia Monarch Conquers YEMENI War 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081628438

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 5, 1934 * King Ibn Saud conquers Yemen * Saudi-Yemeni War - Saudi Arabia The top of the back page has a one column heading: IBN SAUD MARCHERS ON YEMEN CAPITAL" with subheads. (see) Complete with 34 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:37

$52.00
198094

ALABAMA Crimson Tide Football ROSE BOWL Victory - Miami & Texas 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081628289

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 2, 1946 * Rose Bowl: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. USC Trojans * Orange Bowl: Miami Hurricanes vs. Holy Cross Crusaders * Sugar Bowl: Oklahoma State Cowboys vs. St. Mary's * Cotton Bowl: Texas Longhorns vs. Missouri Tigers Page 14 has a one column heading: "Alabama Rolls over USC, 34-14" with lineups and related photo. Also reports on the Orange, Cotton and Sugar Bowl games. Complete with 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:37

$48.00
198093

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Ben Hogan Wins Golf Major at Augusta GA 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085540058

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 9, 1951 * Ben Hogan wins Masters Tournament * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia The sport's section (page 32) has a banner headline: "Hogan Captures Masters Golf for First Time, Beating Reigel by 2 Strokes" with subheads, photo and scores. First report coverage on Ben Hogan winning the 1951 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the presen... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:36

$62.00
198092

ELIHU ROOT Republican Politician Statesman Secretary of War DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085539649

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Feb. 7, 1937 * Elihu Root death (1st report) * Republican politician - statesman * Secretary of State and War * Nobel Peace Prize winner The front page has a nice banner headline: "DEATH TAKES ELIHU ROOT, 92" with subhead. Nice for display. Related pictorial is on  page 11. (see) Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:36

$44.00
198091

Early Rare LOS ANGELES Southern California Civil War Era Old West 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081627066

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES STAR, California, Oct. 25, 1862  * Rare West Coast publication * American Civil War era One of the earliest Los Angeles newspapers we have offered, and from the Civil War no less. At this time the population of Los Angeles was less than 5,000. Articles include: "Eastern Intelligence" "Our National Capital" "The Debt We are Piling Up" "Gen. Carleton at Santa Fe" "The Freedom of the Press" and more. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:35

$92.00
198090

ANNA SAGE "Woman in Red" re. John Dillinger's Murder $5000 Reward 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081626562

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 29, 1935 * re. John Dillinger's assassination * Anna Sage - Ana Cumpănaș * "Woman in Red" $$ reward The top of page 10 has a one column heading: "TIP ON DILLINGER HALTS DEPORTATION" with subheads that include: "'Woman in Red' Says Purvis Promised to Have Alien Proceedings Dropped" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 36 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:35

$44.00
198089

Best Chairman MAO ZEDUNG Tse-Tung Beijing China DEATH 1976 Chinese Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085535258

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PEOPLE'S DAILY, Peking (Beijing), China, Sept. 10, 1976  * People's Republic of China founder * Mao Zedong death (1st report) * Best title to be had ? (rare) This is likely the most notable issue reporting the death of Chairman Mao Tse Tung (Zedong) of the People's Republic of China who died Sept. 9. The full front page is taken up with his black-bordered photo headed (in translation): "Eternal Glory To The Great Leader And Great Teacher Chairman Mao Testung!" Within the box at the upper right of the ftpg. is: "Long live invincible Marxism-Leninism--Mao Tsetung Thought!" and: "Long live the great, glorious and correct Communist Part of China!" All of page 2 is devoted to the complete text of the death announcement, t... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:34

$62.00
198088

NUMBER OF SLAVES In America President John Adams Act 1798 Baltimore Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081625466

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, July 18, 1798  * A census of slaves in the U.S. ? * President John Adams The middle of the front page features a great & detailed notice from the Secretary of the Treasury concerning proposals for supplying the United States with various firearms. All of page 2 and nearly half of page 3 are taken up with: "AN ACT To Provide for  the Valuation of Lands and Swelling Houses, and the Enumeration of Slaves within the United States", signed at its conclusion by the President: John Adams. Four pages, handsome masthead, foxing to an upper corner, nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:33

$55.00
198087

(10) 18th Century LONDON England Post Revolutionary War Era 1797-1799 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085533438

Offered are 10 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: (10) THE SUN and THE TIMES were two of the more famous & successful of British newspapers in the late 18th century. The Times remains one of the iconic papers of the world, having begun in 1788 and is still printing today. It was the first newspaper to have "Times" in the title, since lending its name to innumerable newspapers on both sides of the Atlantic. Here is a lot of ten issues, five of each title from 1799 and 1797 respectively, each in very nice condition and having a partial or full red tax stamp.

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:32

$72.00
198086

Rare West COLUMBIA Brazoria County TX Texas Southwestern America 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085532440

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OLD CAPITOL, Columbia, Texas, March 24, 1888  * Very rare Southwest publication Yes, Columbia--now known as West Columbia--was the first formal capital of Texas, established in 1836. A quite rare title which existed for less than 2 years. Only one institution has a substantial holding of this title and its file is not complete. The content is primarily concerning Texas, with a wealth of ads as well. Included as well is a single sheet: "Supplement Of The 'Old Capitol' " of the same date, smaller size. It concerns "Notice of Tax Sale". Browned at the right margin. Four pages, 19 1/4 by 12 1/4 inches, archivally rejoined at the spine with minor loss at the blank spine, nice condition. Slightly fragile so it shou... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:31

$135.00
198085

BOSTON RED SOX Win World Series Baseball Champions vs Brooklyn 1916 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085531921

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, Oct. 12, 1916  * Boston Red Sox are champions * 1916 World Series of baseball * Babe Ruth on the team The front page has a rather large headline announcing: "RED SOX ARE CHAMPIONS" with subhead: "Shore Hurls Great Game for Winners; Pfeffer Is Chased". This is a rare same-day account of the final game, an advantage a West Coast newspaper has. Included on the front page is the "Box Score" as well as nice text and an inning-by-inning account of the game, carrying over to page 5. Babe Ruth was a member of the Boston team, but being a pitcher he did not play in this game, participating only in game two when he pitched 13 shutout innings, winning the game 2-1. But h... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:31

$168.00
198084

JOHN QUINCY ADAMS 1824 United States Presidential Election Controversy Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085531071

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GLOBE & EMERALD, Philadelphia, Feb. 19, 1825  Page 6 has the chart of the: "Election of President of the United States", a very controversial election which would be decided by the House of Representatives, John Quincy Adams becoming the winner. The text carries over to page 7. Eight pages, 14 1/2 by 10 1/2 inches, good condition.

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:31

$34.00
198083

President THEODORE ROOSEVELT Rough Riders & Teddy Bear Fame DEATH 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085530844

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, Jan. 9, 1919  * President Theodore Roosevelt death (1st report) The first column of the front page is headed: "COL. ROOSEVELT PASSES AWAY AT SAGAMORE HILL" "Will Be Buried On A Knoll Overlooking Long Island Sound" with the report taking half of the front page. The last ftpg. column is headed: "President Pays Fine Tribute To Roosevelt". Eight pages, small binding holes at the spine affects  3 words in the Roosevelt article but cause no loss of readability. Otherwise nice and rather fragile.

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:30

$42.00
198082

Historic BENJAMIN FRANKLIN Kite Flying Experiment ELECTRICITY 1752 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085529859

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, December, 1752 * Benjamin Franklin's famous kite experiment described Inside has a terrific account of a legendary event in history--the famous kite experiment conducted by Benjamin Franklin. Note there is even mention of Franklin's name on the title page. The article, datelined "Philadelphia, Oct. 19, 1752", begins by mentioning the reports about kite experiments, especially a different and easier one at Philadelphia: "...success of the Philadelphia experiment for drawing the electrical fire from clouds by means of pointed rods of iron erected on high buildings, &c., and it may agreeable to inform the curious that the same experiment has succeeded in Philadelphia, tho made in a differ... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:29

$680.00
198081

BUENOS AIRES British Invasions of the River Plate & SLAVE TRADE 1806 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081620895

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, England September, 1806 *  The slave trade (British)... *  The capture of Buenos Ayres... This issue contains considerable details of the capture of Buenos Ayres (pages 858-863) and its importance to the British (page 787).  Also included is a report related to the British slave trade (page 851).  Please view the images for complete details. The issue is complete in approximately 90+ pages.  Not all plates are present (which is common).  Minor typical foxing; quite nice.

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:25

$58.00
198067

EDDIE ARCARO Wins 5th & Last KENTUCKY DERBY Horse Racing Race 1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085344479

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION 2 (sports) only of The Detroit News, May 4, 1952 * Eddie Arcaro wins 5th Kentucky Derby * Hill Gail - thoroughbred horse racing race The front page of this section has a banner headline: "Arcaro and 110,000 All Hail Hill Gail" with 3 related photos. This was Arcaro's 5th and last Kentucky Derby victory. Complete section 2 only with 24 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes and wear along the spine, slight affecting some text, generally good.

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Ends June 19, 2022 09:16

$44.00
198066

LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Baseball HALL OF FAME Special Election1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085344323

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 8, 1939 * Lou Gehrig "The Iron Horse" * New York Yankees baseball * To get in Hall of Fame due to illness * Baseball Writers' Association of America Page 37 has a small and somewhat inconspicuous one column heading: "Writers Vote To Put Gehrig In Hall Of Fame" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. wikipedia notes: During a winter meeting of the Baseball Writers' Association on December 7, 1939, Gehrig was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in a special election related to his illness. At age 36, he was the youngest player to be so honored to date (... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2022 09:15

$42.00
198065

Charles LINDBERGH JR. BABY Murder Trial w/ Court Testimony Photos 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081455467

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, January 4, 1935.   * Charles Lindbergh Jr. Baby Kidnapping Trial * Mother and father take the stand * Court testimony The front page has a five column heading: "Lindy Identifies Hauptmann Voice" with subheads and related photo. (see) Another related photo with court testimony on page 2. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. ... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2022 09:15

$50.00
198064

ATOMIC NUCLEAR BOMBS Weapons Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty SIGNED 1972 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085343931

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Mass. May 27, 1972 * Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty * United States & Soviet Union * Atomic - nuclear bombs - weapons * Richard Nixon - Leonid Brezhnev The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Summit nuclear accord" with lead-in: "Arms Control agreement" (see) Complete with 10 pages, small binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally nice.

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Ends June 19, 2022 09:15

$44.00
198063

BATTLE OF EVARTS Harlan County Wars KY Kentucky Coal Miners Mining1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081454126

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 6, 1931 * Battle of Evarts - Coal miners - mining * Harland County Wars - Kentucky The front page has a one column heading: "4 Guarding Mines Slain in Outbreak" Related photo is on the back page. (see) Complete with 36 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends June 19, 2022 09:14

$44.00
198062

GRANITE Chaffee Co. Colorado Arkansas River TRAIN WRECK Disaster 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085343439

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 6, 1926 * Granite, Chaffee County, Colorado * Arkansas River train wreck disaster The front page has a one column heading: "Trains Topples Into River; 15 Dead, 50 Hurt" First report coverage on the Granite train wreck of 1926. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends June 19, 2022 09:14

$40.00
198061

BATTLE OF SAIPAN Mariana Islands U.S. Marines Japan 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085343330

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 1, 1944 * Battle of Saipan ongoing * Marines at the Mariana Islands * Imperial Japanese Army The front page has a nice headline: "YANKS LOSE 9,752 SAIPAN" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete with 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamps within the masthead, small binding holes and some wear along the spine, a little archival mending at the bottom right corner, generally good.

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Ends June 19, 2022 09:13

$44.00
198059

CANADA LEE African Americans Pioneering Actor & Boxer DEATH 1952 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081452596

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 10, 1952 * Canada Lee death (1st report) * Professional boxer & actor * African American acting pioneer Page 4 has a one column heading: "Canada Lee, Famous Negro Actor, Dead" with small photo. (see) Complete with 24 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 19, 2022 09:13

$75.00
198058

BELLE GUNNESS Woman Serial Killer La Porte Indiana Murder Farm 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085342933

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 11, 1908 * Woman serial killer Belle Gunness * La Porte, Indiana murder farm case The top of the front page has a four column headline: "LA PORTE MYSTERY IS NOT YET COMPLETELY SOLVED" with subheads. (see). Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, some small binding holes along the spine, minor margin wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Belle Gunness was a Norwegian-American serial killer who was active in Illinois and Indiana between 1884 and 1908. Gunness is thought to have killed at least fourteen people, most of whom were men she enticed t... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2022 09:12

$44.00
198057

JOHN BROWN Harpers Ferry Raid Slaves Insurrection w/ John E. Cook 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081452076

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 29, 1859  * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry, West Virginia - John E. Cook The top of the front page has some nice content on the John Brown raid upon Harper's Ferry, column heads including; "The Harper's ferry Conspiracy - The Confession of John E. Cooke" "The Confession" with a wealth of text concerning the event taking nearly 3 columns. A wealth of fine reporting on this notable event, and great to have in this newspaper from the nation's  capital, and close to Harper's Ferry. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, several folds, fold wear causes some perforation and loss of a few words, various foxing. Folder size noted is for the issue fol... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2022 09:12

$41.00
198056

Best CHICAGO GANGLAND WARS Al 'Scarface' Capone Era - Prohibition 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081451853

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 6, 1928 * Morris Eller Gang - "Bloody 20th Ward" * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era * Prohibition & great depression * Best title to be had - rare as such The front page has a great banner headline concerning the gangland wars in Chicago that reads: "GRILL ELLER ON BLOODY 20TH" with subheads. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging o... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2022 09:11

$48.00
198055

WAR OF 1812 WITH ENGLAND ? Declaration of Independence Printing 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085342496

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, July 2, 1812 * Declaration of Independence anniversary * War with England imminent ? On the ftpg. under "The Patriotism Of Our Fathers" is: "In Congress, July 4, 1776. By The Representatives Of The U. States Of America In Congress Assembled:  A Declaration" (see photos below). Hereafter is the text of the Declaration of Independence, signed in type: John Hancock & Charles Thompson. Also on the ftpg. under "Indian News" is a letter from Governor W. H. Harrison, at Vincennes,  which discusses Indian affairs and is signed in type: Wm. H. Harrison. Also a report from Savannah headed "Florida Expedition" and ToThe Heroes of Tippecanoe". Other various bits of news, plus ads for the "Harvard Colle... See More  

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$98.00
198044

WAR OF 1812 United States President James Madison PROCLAMATION in Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394080354699

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington City, June 20, 1812   * War of 1812 declaration by United States  * James Madison proclamation This is perhaps the best newspaper to be had for reporting the Declaration of War against England, beginning the War of 1812. Taking nearly half of the front page and over a full column on page 2 is Madison's very lengthy letter to congress, prefaced with: "The induction of secrecy was about an hour ago removed from the following Message, Report or Manifesto and Act." This document details the reasons for initiating a war with Great Britain, signed in type: James Madison. Page 3 has the official war document: "AN ACT Declaring War between the United Kingdom oof Great Britain and Ireland... See More  

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Ends June 18, 2022 14:25

$255.00
198042

Real BABY RUTH Grover Cleveland Daughter CANDY BAR Fame Print 1893 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Jan. 5, 1893  The full front page is an illustration captioned: "Baby Ruth and Her Mother" being the child of President Grover Cleveland. This is the person for whom the "Baby Ruth" candy bar was named, not Babe Ruth the famous baseball star. However, more recent research suggests this explanation was simply created by the company to prevent being sued by the litigious Babe Ruth. As an historical footnote, the Curtis Candy Co. claimed that their candy bar was named for Ruth Cleveland, eldest daughter of the President. Newspapers and the American public paid close attention to "Baby Ruth" after her father returned to the White house in 1893 for his second term as president, but the Clevel... See More  

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Ends June 18, 2022 14:24

$94.00
198040

President GEORGE WEASHINGTON Returns to Mount Vernon as Citizen 1797 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394080354043

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, March 18, 1797 * George Washington returns home * Becomes a private citizen * Mount Vernon, Virginia Page 2 has a report noting that 24 Philadelphia clergymen presented an affectionate address to George Washington on the last day of his presidency, to which he replied: "Believing as I do, that Religion and Morality are the essential pillars of civil society; I view, with...pleasure, that harmony and brotherly love which characterizes the Clergy of different denominations, as well as in this as in other parts of the United States, exhibiting to the world a new and interesting spectacle, at once the pride of our country and the surest basis of universal harmony." This is followed by a repor... See More  

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$98.00
198039

INDIAN CAPTIVE Native Amercian Writes Song Lyrics Prior Execution 1797 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 8, 1797   * Indian captive writes song before execution The back page has the lyrics of a "Song, By a Captive Indian, while his conquerors were preparing for his Death. Written by the Lady of Mr. John Hunter." The front page has: "Tennessee Eloquence". Also a notice for an exhibit of "The Elephant" & two ads for "Playing Cards" offering "Harry the Eighth" & "Mary Andrew Playing Cards". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 18, 2022 14:23

$38.00
198038

JOHN C. CALHOUN Death & California Gold Rush Mines Discoveries 1850 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WEEKLY TRIBUNE, April 6, 1850 * John C. Calhoun Death * California Gold Rush  Over half of the front page is taken up with a very detailed account of the life of: "John C. Calhoun" who died just 6 days prior. Page 5 has: "Death of John C. Calhoun" followed by: "Funeral Services of Mr. Calhoun". Much of pages 6 & 7 are taken up with extensive reporting on: "California - Report of Hon. T. Butler King", a few paragraphs noting in part: "The discovery of the gold mines had attracted a very large number of citizens...The greatest confusion prevails respecting titles to property...Towns & cities were springing into existence..." and so much more. The front page has a review of a new book: "The Scarlet Letter, by N... See More  

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Ends June 18, 2022 14:22

$66.00
198037

DAVID RITTENHOUSE Astronomer Inventor Mathematician & More DEATH 1796 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD; A GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, New York, July 20, 1796  Page 2 has 1 1/2 columns devoted to the life of David Rittenhouse, who recently died. Rittenhouse was a renowned American astronomer, inventor, clockmaker, mathematician, surveyor, scientific instrument craftsman and public official. Rittenhouse was a member of the American Philosophical Society and the first director of the United States Mint. The report begins: "As the Philadelphia papers of last week announce the death of that worthy and ingenious man, it may not be improper to give our readers some account of this remarkable character..." then proceeding with much text on his life & his achievements. The back page has an ad placed by the "Pennsylvania ... See More  

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$48.00
198036

Fall CAPITULATION OF ALEXANDRIA French Expedition of Egypt 1801 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE--EXTRAORDINARY, England, Oct. 22, 1801   * Capitulation of Alexandria * French expedition of Egypt This "extra" edition--published outside the regular printing schedule to get historic news into the hands of the public quickly--notes on the front page, with a dateline of "Head-Quarters, Camp before Alexandria, Sept. 5, 1801" fro Egypt, includes: "I have now the satisfaction to inform your Lordship that the forts and town of Alexandria haste surrendered to His Majesty's troops..." with more on the details. This capitulation of Alexandria put an end to the French expedition in Egypt. Great to have this report on an "extra" edition of this famous London newspaper. Complete in 8 pages, 7 by 11 inches... See More  

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Ends June 18, 2022 14:21

$45.00
198035

Early NOTRE DAME Fighting Irish BASKETBALL vs. Purdue Headline 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394080351833

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION TWO (Sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, Feb. 4, 1937 * Notre Dame Fighting Irish basketball * Early game vs. Purdue Boilermakers * Nice headline for display - Johnny Moir The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "NOTRE DAME DEFEATS PURDUE FIVE, 47 TO 40" with subheads, small photo of Johnny Moir and stats. (see) Nice for display. Complete section 2 only with 14 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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$40.00
198034

Charles LINDBERGH BABY Kidnapping Murder Bruno Hauptmann ARREST 1934 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, September 21, 1934  * Bruno Hauptmann arrested  * Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping The front page has a great banner headline: "ARREST LINDBERGH BABY KIDNAPER, FIND RANSOM" with subhead and photo of Charles Jr. More on pages 2 & 3 with full page pictorial. Complete 1st section only with all 20 pages, light toning, some margin wear, partially loose along the spine, nice for display as such.

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$62.00
198033

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy 1861 RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394080351323

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Aug. 21, 1861  * From the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Much of the front page is taken up with: "Finances Of Confederate Government" taking over 2 1/2 columns. Also on the ftpg: "The Call for Militia", "Hessian Deviltry at Harper's Ferry, Va." and "A Call Upon the Ladies of Richmond". The front page also has two illustrated runaway reward ads and many recruiting ads as well. The war news continues on the inside with: "The Importance of Sanitary Regulations for the Army", "Coast Defences---Marine & Water Batteries", "The Virginia Seaboard", "Educated Officers", "From Lynchburg", "Extortioners Fleecing the Sick & Wounded", "Skirmish at Harpe... See More  

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Ends June 18, 2022 14:20

$89.00
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